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Madelaine Adelman

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
Biography

Professor, Justice and Social InquirySchool of Social TransformationCollege of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Ph.D., Cultural Anthropology, Graduate Certificate in Women's Studies, Duke University, 1997

A.B., Anthropology & Political Science, Undergraduate Certificate in Women's Studies, Duke U., 1989

Research Interests

Political and legal anthropology & socio-legal studies; gender violence; nationalism & religion; youth, sexuality and schooling; research methodologies; Israel-Palestine, Middle East and U.S. 

Publications

Books

Adelman, Madelaine. 2017. Battering States: The Politics of Domestic Violence in Israel. Nashville: Vanderbilt University Press.                                                                                                                          

Adelman, Madelaine & Miriam Elman (Eds.). 2014. Jerusalem: Conflict and Cooperation in a Contested City. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press.                                                                   

Articles in Refereed Journals

21. Adelman, Madelaine, Karen E. Rosenberg & Margaret Hobart. 2016. Simulations and Social Empathy: Domestic Violence Education in the New Millennium. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal, 22(12): 1451-1462. DOI: 10.1177/1077801215625850                     

20. Adelman, Madelaine & Donna Coker. 2016. Guest Editor Introduction: Pedagogies of Domestic Violence. Violence Against Women, 22(12): 1419-1425. DOI: 10.1177/1077801215625852

19. Adelman, Madelaine & Catherine Lugg. 2012. Symposium: Legally Gay: Schools as Workplaces: The Queer Gap between “Workplace Equality” and “Safe Schools.” Law Journal for Social Justice, 3: 27-46.                    

18. Adelman, Madelaine, Hillary Haldane & Jennifer Wies. 2012. A Transdisciplinary Effort to Mobilize Culture as an Asset against Gender Violence. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal. 18(6): 691-700.

17. Jill Messing, Madelaine Adelman & Alesha Durfee. 2012. Gender Violence and Transdisciplinarity. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal 18(6): 641-652.                                             

16. Adelman, Madelaine. 2010. Ambivalent Justice: Sexual Violence and the State in South Africa and Rwanda. VOICES: A Publication of the Association for Feminist Anthropology 10(1): 24-6.

                  http://afa.americananthro.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/2010VOICESfinal.pdf

15. Edna Erez, Madelaine Adelman & Carol Gregory. 2009. Intersections of Immigration and Domestic Violence: Voices of Battered Immigrant Women. Feminist Criminology 4(1): 32-56.                                                                           

             Reprinted in Meda Chesney-Lind & Merry Morash (Eds.) 2011. Feminist Theories of Crime. Surrey, UK:                         Ashgate.

 Reprinted in Claire Renzetti, Jeffrey Edleson & Raquel Kennedy Bergen (Eds.). 2012. Companion Reader on Violence against Women. Thousand Oaks, Cal.: Sage.

14. Phoebe Morgan, Madelaine Adelman & Stephen Soli. 2008. Dueling Tragedies: A Critical Read of the Lautenberg Story. Law, Culture and the Humanities 4(3): 424-451.                                                              

13. Adelman, Madelaine, Marianne Constable, Inderpal Grewal & Sally Engle Merry. 2008. Author Meets Readers: Human Rights and Gender violence: Translating International Law into Local Justice: The “Culture” of the Global Anti-Gender Violence Social Movement. American Anthropologist 110(4): 511-522.                                              

12. Adelman, Madelaine & Sahee Kil. 2007. Rethinking Dating Violence and Youth Conflict. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal 13(12): 1296-1318.                                                                                                      

11. Holley, Lynn, Nancy Larson, Madelaine Adelman & Jesús Treviño. 2007. Attitudes among University Undergraduates Toward LGB and Five Ethnic/Racial Groups. Journal of LGBT Youth 5(1): 79-102 [formerly Gay & Lesbian Issues in Education].                                

10. Adelman, Madelaine & Kathryn Woods. 2006. Identification without Intervention: Transforming the Anti-LGBTQ School Climate. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities 10(2): 5-26.                      

9. Adelman, Madelaine & Phoebe Morgan. 2006. Law Enforcement Versus Battered Women. Afflia: Journal of Women and Social Work 21(1): 28-45.                            

8. Adelman, Madelaine. 2004. The Battering State: Towards a Political Economy of Domestic Violence. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities 8(3): 55-74.                                                                                                                 

Translated into Japanese and reprinted, 2004: The Battering State: Towards a Political Economy of Domestic Violence. Journal of Education and Social Work (Hokkaido University) 10(1): 23-38.

7. Salcido, Olivia & Madelaine Adelman. 2004. "He Has Me Tied with the Blessed and Damned Papers": Undocumented-Immigrant Battered Women in Phoenix, Arizona. Human Organization 63(2): 162-173.                                                                                                             

6. Adelman, Madelaine. 2004. Domestic Violence and Difference. American Ethnologist 31(1): 131-141.                                                                                                                                                          

5. Adelman, Madelaine, Edna Erez & Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian. 2003. Policing Violence against Minority Women in Multicultural Societies: “Community” and the Politics of Exclusion. Police & Society: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Law Enforcement and Criminology 7:105-133.                                                                                                                                                     

4. Adelman, Madelaine. 2003. The Military, Militarism and the Militarization of Domestic Violence. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal 9(9): 1118-1152.                                                                                                                                               

3. Morrill, Calvin, Christine Yalda, Madelaine Adelman, Michael Musheno & Cindy Bejarano. 2000. Telling Tales in School: Youth Culture and Conflict Narratives. Law & Society Review 34(3): 521-566.                                                                                                          

2. Adelman, Madelaine & Christine Yalda. 2000. Seen But Not Heard: The Legal Lives of Young People. Political and Legal Anthropology Review 23(2): 37-58.           

1. Adelman, Madelaine. 2000. No Way Out: Divorce-Related Domestic Violence in Israel. Violence Against Women: An Interdisciplinary and International Journal 6(11): 1223-1254.                                                                                                                                                                              

Chapters in Refereed Books

6. Lugg, Catherine & Madelaine Adelman. 2015. Socio-Legal Contexts of LGBTQ Issues in Education. In George Wimberly, (Ed.), LGBTQ Issues in Education: Advancing a Research Agenda. Pp. 43-73. Washington DC: AERA.                                                                   

5. Elman, Miriam and Madelaine Adelman. 2014. Knowing Jerusalem. In Madelaine Adelman & Miriam Elman, (Eds.), Jerusalem: Conflict and Cooperation in a Contested City. Pp. 1-46. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press.                                                                                                                

4. Adelman, Madelaine. 2014. Sex and the City: The Politics of Gay Pride in Jerusalem. In Madelaine Adelman & Miriam Elman, (Eds.), Jerusalem: Conflict and Cooperation in a Contested City. Pp. 233-260. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press.                                                             

3. Adelman, Madelaine. 2010. Anthropologies of Domestic Violence: Studying Crime in Situ. In Shlomo Giora Shoham, Paul Knepper & Martin Kett (Eds.), International Handbook of Criminology. Pp.183-209. Oxford, UK: Taylor & Francis.

2. Adelman, Madelaine, Gray Cavender & Nancy Jurik. 2009. The Haunting of Jane Tennison: Investigating Violence against Women in “Prime Suspect.” In Drew Humphries (Ed.), Women, Violence and Media. Pp. 175-196. Boston: Northeastern University Press.  

1. Adelman, Madelaine. 2005. Domestic Violence. In Philomena Essed, Audrey Kobayashi & David Theo Goldberg (Eds.), Companion to Gender Studies. Pp. 192-201. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers.

Special Issue Editor

3. Adelman, Madelaine & Donna Coker. 2016. Teaching about Domestic Violence. Violence Against Women 22.

2. Adelman, Madelaine, Alesha Durfee & Jill Messing. 2012. Gender Violence & Transdisciplinarity. Violence Against Women 18(6).

1. Adelman, Madelaine. 2006. Transforming LGBTQ Inequalities in the Twenty-First Century. Journal of Poverty: Innovations on Social, Political & Economic Inequalities 10(2).

Invited Encyclopedia Entries

2. Adelman, Madelaine. May 2016. School-Based Bullying Interventions. In Abbie E. Goldberg (Ed.), The Sage Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Studies, Volumes I-III. Pp. 166-170. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.  

1. Adelman, Madelaine. 2005. Domestic Violence in Israel. In Suad Joseph (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures, Volumes I-VI. Pp. 92-93. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill Academic Pub.

Invited Book Reviews

4. Adelman, Madelaine. 2014. Book Review: Anthropology and Political Science: A Convergent Approach. Myron Aronoff & Jan Kubik. New York: Berghahn, 2013. American Ethnologist 41(3): 582-583.

3. Adelman, Madelaine. 2010. Book review: Sheltering Women: Negotiating Gender and Violence in Northern Italy, Sonja Plesset. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. American Ethnologist 37(4): 848-849.                                                                                                  

2. Adelman, Madelaine. 2008. Book review: Sharaf Politics: Honor and Peacemaking in Israeli-Palestinian Society. New York: Routledge, 2005. Israel Studies Forum 23(1): 129-131.

1. Adelman, Madelaine. 2001. Book Review: The Military and Militarism in Israeli society. Edna Lomsky-Feder and Eyal Ben-Ari, eds. Albany: State University of New York, 1999. American Ethnologist 28(3): 718-719.

Reports

Erica McFadden and Madelaine Adelman . 2013. White Paper: Resisting Violence and Raising Grades: Creating Safe and Supportive Schools in Arizona. Phoenix: Morrison Institute, Arizona State University. Released at public event “Is Zero Tolerance at Odds with Positive School Climate & Safety?: Examining the Effectiveness of Anti-Bullying and Violence Prevention Strategies,” with panelists Anna Cicero (former president of Arizona School Counselor Association), Charles Flanagan (Director, Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections), Eric Hedberg (Senior Analyst, Morrison Institute for Public Policy) and Eric Meyer (Arizona State Representative, District 28), and closing remarks by John Huppenthal (Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction), held at Burton Barr Public Library, Phoenix, AZ, April 2, 2013.

 

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 427Identity and Justice
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 521Qualitative Data Analys & Eval
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 792Research
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 427Identity and Justice
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 591Seminar
JUS 691Seminar
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 394Special Topics
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 394Special Topics
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 200Topics/Concepts/Issues/Justice
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 301Research in Justice Studies
JUS 329Domestic Violence